Android development primer: Creating Options Menu in Android – Part II

This entry is part 9 of 50 in the series Android Development Primer

This entry is part 9 of 50 in the series Android Development PrimerIn the previous post, I showed you how to create a basic Options Menu in Android activity. Sometimes, a situation may arise that you need to change the menu item text or icon or anything else depending on a condition. In other words, […]

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Android development primer: Creating Options Menu in Android – Part I

This entry is part 8 of 50 in the series Android Development Primer

This entry is part 8 of 50 in the series Android Development PrimerWe can have Options Menu in Android activities. Options Menu is the one that appears when the Menu button on the device is pressed. Many applications do nothing on the press of the button. These applications do not have an Options Menu configured. […]

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Android development primer: Multiple Screen Support for Android, using Intents

This entry is part 6 of 50 in the series Android Development Primer

This entry is part 6 of 50 in the series Android Development PrimerWe saw that on creating an Android Application Project, a skeleton “Hello World” application is created. The “Hello World” module is always the first step to learning anything. I’m sure you did a Hello World program when you were learning your first programming […]

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Android development primer: Layout elements in Android

This entry is part 5 of 50 in the series Android Development Primer

This entry is part 5 of 50 in the series Android Development PrimerI’m sure when you look at the Graphical Layout of any xml file in Android, what catches your attention more than the layout itself is the long list of elements on the left, called Palette. Well, here’s a list of a few frequently used Layout […]

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Android development primer: Creating your first Android Application

This entry is part 4 of 50 in the series Android Development Primer

This entry is part 4 of 50 in the series Android Development PrimerSo now that you have a little idea what Android is all about, we will create our very first Android Project. Launch Eclipse IDE. Navigate to File->New->Android Application Project. The “New Android Application” dialog comes to the front. Depending on the version of Eclipse […]

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Android development primer: Kicking-Off Android Application Programming.

This entry is part 1 of 50 in the series Android Development Primer

This entry is part 1 of 50 in the series Android Development PrimerThis is the first post on Android Application Programming and is hence aimed at walking you through setting up the Android Software Development Kit (sdk) and Eclipse IDE (Integrated Development Environment) in your computer. Contrary to what you might think or how difficult […]

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